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Date:   Thu, 17 Dec 2020 01:25:59 -0500
From:   "Theodore Y. Ts'o" <>
Cc:,,, Lei Chen <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] fs: ext4: remove unnecessary wbc parameter from

On Fri, Dec 11, 2020 at 02:54:24PM +0800, wrote:
> From: Lei Chen <>
> ext4_bio_write_page does not need wbc parameter, since its parameter
> io contains the io_wbc field. The io::io_wbc is initialized by
> ext4_io_submit_init which is called in ext4_writepages and
> ext4_writepage functions prior to ext4_bio_write_page.
> Therefor, when ext4_bio_write_page is called, wbc info
> has already been included in io parameter.
> Signed-off-by: Lei Chen <>

Thanks, applied.

					- Ted

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